What is a Passive House?

'Passive House is a building standard that is truly energy efficient, comfortable and affordable at the same time.

Passive House is not a brand name, but a tried and true construction concept that can be applied by anyone, anywhere.'

- Passive House Institute

Five Passive House Principles:

For more information and example projects, please visit the Passive House Institute.

For information regarding projects in North America, local certification classes and events, please visit the North American Passive House Network.